Mallika Sherawat is an Indian film actress and former model, she is known in the industry for her bold style, she has worked in many small and big films so far, she is one of the few people in the Hindi film industry who has also worked for Hollywood films. He has also done many item songs.
Mallika Sherawat Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Reema Lamba|
|Debut Movie||Jeena Sirf Merre Liye (2002)|
|Height||In Centimetre- 168 cm|
In Metre- 1.68 m
In Feet- 5’6”
|Weight||In Kilogram- 52 kg |
In Pound- 115 lbs
|Date Of Birth||24 October 1976|
|Mallika Sherawat Age (2021)||47 Years|
|Birthplace||Moth, Hisar, Haryana, India|
|Home town||Rohtak, Haryana, India|
|School||Delhi Public School, New Delhi.|
|College/University||Miranda House, Delhi University|
|Educational Qualification||Degree In Philosophy|
|Mallika Sherawat Husband||Karan Singh Gill (2000-2001)|
|Parents||Father– Mukesh Kumar Lamba|
Mother– Santosh Sherawat
|Sibling||Brother– Vikram Lamba|
|Net worth (2021)||15 Million USD|
|Charges Per Movie||30 Lakhs INR|
Family, Early Life and Education
Mallika’s childhood name was Reema Lamba, she was born in a Jat family in a small village named Moth in Hisar district of Haryana. Her father’s name is Mukesh Kumar Lamba. She adopted the screen name of “Mallika”, meaning “empress”, to avoid confusion with other actresses named Reema. “Sherawat” is her mother’s maiden name. She has stated that she uses her mother’s maiden name because of the support that her mother has provided her
Sherawat’s schooling was done from Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, he got a degree in Philosophy from Miranda House, University of Delhi.
Sherawat married Delhi-based pilot Karan Singh Gill in 1997. She later divorced him. She kept her marriage a secret as the stigma of divorce would’ve prevented her rise in Bollywood. She dated French real estate agent Cyrille Auxenfans in 2017
Mallika Sherawat Career
Before entering films, Sherawat appeared in television commercials with Amitabh Bachchan for BPL and Shah Rukh Khan for Santro.
She debuted in films with a small rle in Jeena Sirf Merre Liye where she was credited as Reema Lamba.
Sherawat attracted notice with her appearance in the 2003 film, Khwahish. In 2004, she starred in Murder, a film inspired by Hollywood’s Unfaithful.
She received a nomination for ‘Best Actress’ at the Zee Cine Awards for her performance in Murder. The film went on to become one of the biggest hits of the year.
In 2005, Sherawat acted in The Myth, a Chinese film, co-starring with Jackie Chan. She played an Indian girl who saves Chan’s character from a river. The Myth was her first international film.
Her 2008 releases were Ugly Aur Pagli and Maan Gaye Mughal-e-Azam. Both were unsuccessful at the box office. Sherawat’s next Bollywood release was Double Dhamaal.
Some Facts About Mallika Sherawat
- She holds a degree in philosophy from Miranda House, Delhi University. Before entering Bollywood, Mallika was an air hostess.
- Mallika started her Bollywood career with Jeena Sirf Merre Liye in 2002.
- Her first film as a lead was “Khwahish” directed by Govind Menon.
- She made her Hollywood debut opposite Jackie Chan in the movie “The Myth.”
- Mallika’s father wanted her to become an IAS but she always dreamed of becoming an actress.
- She was the first Indian woman to get an offer to pose nude for Playboy magazine.
- She features in Bruno Mars’s parody video of Salt “N” Pepa’s “Whatta Man.”
- Mallika received honorary citizenship of Los Angeles in 2009.